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    Sale 7812

    Belgravia and Lake Geneva - Two European Collections

    14 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 80

    A PAIR OF ROMAN FRAMED MICROMOSAIC PLAQUES

    CIRCA 1880

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF ROMAN FRAMED MICROMOSAIC PLAQUES
    CIRCA 1880
    One depicting St. Peters, the other the Roman Forum, each mounted within a slate surround, with malachite banding, in later gilt-composition frames
    The plaques: 6 x 8 in. (15 x 20.5 cm.)
    The frames: 12 5/8 x 14 5/8 in. (32 x 37 cm.) (2)


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